The Resource Just smoke and mirrors : religion, fear and superstition in our modern world, (electronic resource)

Just smoke and mirrors : religion, fear and superstition in our modern world, (electronic resource)

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Just smoke and mirrors : religion, fear and superstition in our modern world
Title
Just smoke and mirrors
Title remainder
religion, fear and superstition in our modern world
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Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
What is it about mythology, mysticism and pseudoscience that has such a vast appeal to us? From dark roomed seances, to Tarot cards and Ouija boards, to Astrology and Rune stones, American Culture seems fascinated by the paranormal. Has our society lost faith in the age old institutions of religion? Or are we attempting to escape what many feel is a mundane reality? In this latest book, we will explore this search for wonder, and examine its negative effects on true science and critical thought
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Davis, W. Sumner
Dewey number
133
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Mysticism
  • Occultism
  • Parapsychology
  • Pseudoscience
  • Religion
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
Label
Just smoke and mirrors : religion, fear and superstition in our modern world, (electronic resource)
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https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/12077777
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Publication
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
MWT12077777
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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computer
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rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12077777
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12077777
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Just smoke and mirrors : religion, fear and superstition in our modern world, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/12077777
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
MWT12077777
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12077777
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12077777
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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